Equestrian

P1055-10-10TI Point 2 Point at OSM.; photo Terry Ife

The curtain comes down on Exeter’s season next Tuesday (May 3) when the winner of the prestigious intermediate point-to-point final will be crowned, writes Donna Harris.

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Point to point action

Twenty-two-year-old jockey Darren Andrews achieved the first double of his career at the action packed Axe Vale Harriers meeting on good going at Stafford Cross, writes Granville Taylor.

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East Devon Hunt's Point to Point event. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shsp 10 1197-10-11SH

There is a bumper weekend of Point-to-Point horse racing is on offer in the Devon & Cornwall area, with the re-arranged meeting of the Four Burrow at Trebudannon on Saturday, April 23, and the Axe Vale meeting to be held at Stafford Cross on Sunday, 24 April, writes Donna Harris.

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Equestrian picture

The 2015 Mitsbubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials winner Chilli Morning heads a stellar cast for Bicton Arena International Horse Trials, which take place this weekend.

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Equestrian picture

The 2015 Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials winner Chilli Morning heads a stellar cast for Bicton Arena International Horse Trials, which take place this weekend.

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P2658-18-09SH Stafford Cross Point to Point.;

Welstondruid relished the four miles trip to win the Lord Mildmay Memorial at Flete Park before packed car parks on Saturday (\pril 16), writes Granville Taylor.

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P2658-18-09SH Stafford Cross Point to Point.;

Upcott Cross near Halwill junction is the venue for this Sunday’s (April 10) Point-to-Point horse racing fixture in the Devon and Cornwall Area, writes Donna Harris.

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Members' race at Ottery St Mary. P1081-10-10TI Point 2 Point at OSM. The 1st Race.

Jo Buck was the in-form jockey with a double on the testing ground at Cherrybrook. as the rain closed in, writes Granville Taylor.

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East Devon Hunt's Point to Point event. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shsp 10 1192-10-11SH

Point-to-Point racehorse enthusiasts will be heading back to Tavistock on Sunday (April 3) where the Spooners & West Dartmoor will be staging their meeting at the picturesque course of Cherrybrook, writes Donna Harris.

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Horse racing generic picture

Taunton host their ever popular Ladies Day meeting on Thursday, April 7, when the seven race card which has a very generous £50,500 on offer in prizes and includes two Class 3 events.

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East Devon Hunt's Point to Point event. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shsp 10 1197-10-11SH

The Easter storms claimed the Four Burrow fixture at Trebudannon on Easter Monday, but Saturday’s East Cornwall meeting at Great Trethew just beat the worst of the weather, writes Granville Taylor.

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Point 2 Point at OSM. Sizeing up the first fence before the start of the 1st Race.P1069-10-10TI

The Four Burrow meeting at Trebudannon is the venue for the Easter Monday (March 28), Point-to-Point, writes Donna Harris.

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East Devon Hunt's Point to Point event. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shsp 10 1192-10-11SH

Great Trethew near Menheniot is where Point to Point horse racing action take place on Easter Saturday (March 26), writes Donna Harris.

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Bicton Arena

Bicton Arena, one of the south west’s leading equine competition venues, is delighted to announce that TopSpec will this year sponsor the iconic main arena, writes Lucy Johnson.

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TREC comes to Bicton

Thursday, March 17, 2016
A competitor in a TREC event at Bicton College

The more unusual equestrian sport of Tres took place at Bicton College recently, writes Debbie Percy.

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Newman at the double to celebrate birthday

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Runners bunched up

Josh Newman celebrated his 24th birthday last week and gave himself a belated birthday present when riding a double at Buckfastleigh in front of a large crowd basking in the hazy spring sunshine, writes Granville Taylor.

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Race winner Activial ridden by Noel Fehily jumps the last - Race 6 - 15:30 - Bathwick Tyres Taunton Beginners Chase (Class 4) - Photo mandatory by-line: Gary Day/Pinnacle - Tel: +44(0)1363 881025 - VAT Reg: 183700120 - Mobile:0797 1270 681 - 01/01/16 - SPORT - Equestrian - Exeter Races, Exeter, Devon.

Racegoers can get back to focusing on local action on Monday March 21, when the Taunton host the C&S Electrical Wholesale Limited Meeting where the six races on the card carry a very generous£47k in prizes, writes Richard Walsh.

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Point to Point races at Fluxton. Ref shsp 09-16AW 9851. Picture: Alex Walton

It was a memorable day for a number of young jockeys at the East Devon meeting at Ottery St Mary on Saturday, writes Granville taylor.

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Point to Point races at Fluxton. Ref shsp 09-16AW 9824. Picture: Alex Walton

Point-to-Point horse racing action takes place at the popular historic course of Buckfastleigh this weekend (Sunday, March 13), writes Donna Harris.

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Jacqui McCullough , owner of Axe Vale qualified Master Baker, with trainer Lisa Jefford, Leslie Jefford and their daughter Hannah from Payhembury after the horse won its third race of the season - the Intermediate at Ottery St Mary.

There was local success in the point-to-point at Bishops Court, Ottery St Mary.

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